Transportation

If you haven’t noticed by now, Chicago’s a big city! Luckily, there are tons of ways to get around all year long. We’ll help you learn to navigate the city, whether by bus, L, metra, car, bike, or foot!

The Chicago Pedway

The Chicago Pedway

Oh, the Chicago Pedway. What a perfectly unique quirk in this city full of surprises. This underground system of tunnels connects Chicago’s Loop, a fascinating and functional city below the city.

The Chicago City Bus System

Chicago buses are easy to navigate and a great alternative to driving or the L, so hop on!

Chicago Cards

Chicago Cards are a great idea for frequent public transportation users. Check out our guide to the various options to help you get around the city.

The “L” Basics

The “L” is one of the best ways to get around the city! Check out our tips on how to use this efficient and inexpensive mode of transportation.

Riding the “L” – The Line Breakdown

Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, Brown, Pink. No, we’re not listing Skittles colors! Click here to learn the lines of the Chicago L system.

Decoding the Traffic Report

Commuting can be a headache, alright, it can be a downright nightmare. But it helps to know the best routes, the routes to avoid, and understand the traffic report.

Driving in Chicago

Driving can be a relatively painless way to get around Chicago. Check out some of the info you may need to know before you hit the road.

Biking in Chicago

Biking in Chicago is a safe, easy, and fast way to get around the city. Check out these tips to make your ride as enjoyable as possible!

Chicago Taxi Cabs

Using Chicago Taxi’s is your key to avoiding dangerous late night driving and outrageous parking costs.

Midway International Airport

One of Chicago’s two international airports, Midway is located just 10 miles from the Loop. Read more info here about the airport and how to get there.

O’Hare International Airport

As Chicago’s main travel hub, O’Hare Airport is one of the busiest in the world. Learn more about O’Hare, including how to get there and back!

Metra Trains in Chicago: The Commuter Rail

Living in the suburbs but working (or playing!) in the city? The Metra rail system is a quick and easy way to get around the Chicagoland area.

Bike Valet at Wrigley Field

Riding your bike to Wrigley has never been easier! Check your bike in a secure place during the game… for free!